Sony have released the full spec sheet for its PlayStation Vita console which reveales that the battery life for the console and other interesting facts.

For playing games, the battery life is stated as 3-5 hours, while watching Videos is 5 hours and playing Music is 9 hours - all of which is when Bluetooth is off and not using network play for games. Charging the battery will take approx. 2 hour 40 minutes.

  • Model number: PCH-1000 series

  • CPU: ARM Cortex-A9 core (4 core)

  • GPU: SGX543MP4+

  • Main memory: 512MB

  • VRAM: 128MB

  • External Dimensions: Approx. 182.0 x 18.6 x 83.5mm (width x height x depth) (tentative, excludes largest projection)

  • Weight: Approx 279g (3G/Wi-Fi model), Approx 260g (Wi-Fi model)

  • Screen (Touch screen): 5 inches (16:9), 960 x 544, Approx. 16 million colors, OLED, Multi touch screen (capacitive type)

  • Rear touch pad: Multi touch pad (capacitive type)

  • Cameras: Front camera, Rear camera, Frame rate : [email protected](QVGA), [email protected](VGA), Resolution : Up to 640x480(VGA)

  • Sound: Built-in stereo speakers, Built-in microphone

  • Sensors: Six-axis motion sensing system (three-axis gyroscope, three-axis accelerometer), Threeaxis electronic compass

  • Location: Built-in GPS (3G/Wi-Fi model only), Wi-Fi location service support

  • Keys / Switches: PS button, Power button, Directional buttons (Up/Down/Right/Left), Action buttons (Triangle, Circle, Cross, Square), Shoulder buttons (Right/Left), Right stick, Left stick, START button, SELECT button, Volume buttons (+/-)

  • Wireless communications: Mobile network connectivity (3G/Wi-Fi model only), 3G modem (data communication): HSDPA/HSUPA *specification for Japanese region, IEEE 802.11b/g/n (n = 1x1)(Wi-Fi) (Infrastructure mode/Ad-hoc mode), Bluetooth 2.1+EDR [A2DP/AVRCP/HSP]

  • Slots/Ports: PlayStation Vita card slot, Memory card slot, SIM card slot (3G/Wi-Fi model only), Multi-use port (for USB data communication, DC IN, Audio [Stereo Out / Mono In],

  • Serial data communication), Headset jack (Stereo mini jack) (for Audio [Stereo Out / Mono In]), Accessory port

  • Power: Built-In Lithium-ion Battery: DC3.7V 2200mA, AC adaptor: DC 5V

  • Operating environment temperatur: 5C - 35C

  • Supported AV content format: Music - MP3 MPEG-1/2 Audio Layer 3, MP4 (MPEG-4 AAC), WAVE (Linear PCM), Videos - MPEG-4 Simple Profile (AAC), H.264/MPEG-4 AVC High/Main/Baseline Profile (AAC), Photos - JPEG (Exif 2.2.1), TIFF, BMP, GIF, PNG